Since the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, violence perpetrated by non-state terrorist organizations has become an increasingly serious threat to global peace and security. This symposium will consider how international humanitarian law can respond to this development and evolve from its existing focus on interstate armed conflicts. Three panels will address (1) current and future issues concerning the detention and trial of suspected terrorists; (2) targeting and other uses of force against terrorist organizations and militants; and (3) comparative trends on these issues in key national jurisdictions.
Co-sponsored Conference: Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law Symposium: Terrorism and Changes to the Laws of War
Sorrell '94 discusses influx of Latino students at HBCUs
Center for Innovation Policy event will examine future of video competition, regulation
The future of video competition and regulation will be the focus of a Oct. 9 conference in Washington hosted by Duke Law School’s Center for Innovation Policy.
- Duke Law convenes leading scholars and former government officials to discuss Obama’s war powers legacy
- Helfer reprises MOOC on international human rights, beginning Oct. 19
- The Annual Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law
- United States v. Whitey Bulger: The True Whys and Hows
- The Thirteenth Amendment and Civil Rights